Systemic Insecticides Play Major Role in Research for: Integrated Pest Control in Cotton
California Agriculture 19(5):8-10.
Published May 01, 1965
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literally hundreds of chemicals have been evaluated for possible use as systemic insecticides in an extension research program aimed at integrated pest control for cotton. This research-sponsored and financed largely by the Cotton Producer's Institute-promises to reduce insect-caused crop losses and extra production costs for cotton estimated at nearly $300 million annually in the United States.